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We found 5 radiologists who accept Gold Navigate Plus 1500 near Ephrata, PA.

Dr. Suman Tiwari, MD
Specializes in Radiation Oncology
460 North Reading Road
Ephrata, PA
 

Dr. Suman Tiwari is a specialist in radiation oncology. Dr. Suman Tiwari works in Pottstown, PA and Ephrata, PA. Dr. Tiwari is an in-network provider for United Healthcare Platinum, United Healthcare Navigate, Coventry, and more. Dr. Tiwari graduated from UMDNJ-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and UMDNJ-New Jersey Medical School. Dr. Tiwari trained at Cooper University Hospital and Fox Chase Cancer Center for residency. Dr. Tiwari (or staff) speaks the following languages: Spanish and Hindi. Dr. Tiwari's professional affiliations include Ephrata Community Hospital, Phoenixville Hospital, and Crozer-Keystone Health System. Dr. Tiwari is open to new patients.

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Dr. Michael John Lambo, MD
Specializes in Radiation Oncology
460 North Reading Road
Ephrata, PA
 

Dr. Michael Lambo specializes in radiation oncology. Dr. Lambo is professionally affiliated with Ephrata Community Hospital, Phoenixville Hospital, and Crozer-Keystone Health System. He honors several insurance carriers, including United Healthcare Platinum, United Healthcare Navigate, and Coventry. New patients are welcome to contact his office for an appointment. He attended medical school at the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health and the University of Santo Tomas Faculty of Medicine and Surgery. He trained at Caritas Carney Hospital and Hahnemann University Hospital for residency.

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Dr. Lesley Ann Hughes, MD
Specializes in Radiation Oncology
460 N Reading Road
Ephrata, PA
 

Dr. Lesley Hughes is a physician who specializes in radiation oncology. She is a graduate of MCP Hahnemann School of Medicine. Dr. Hughes completed her residency training at Jefferson University Hospitals. She takes Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and TRICARE, in addition to other insurance carriers. Her professional affiliations include Ephrata Community Hospital, WellSpan Gettysburg Hospital, and WellSpan Medical Group. She is open to new patients.

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Specializes in Radiation Oncology, Medical Oncology
460 North Reading Road
Ephrata, PA
 

Dr. Victor Risch works as a radiation oncologist and medical oncologist. He is affiliated with Ephrata Community Hospital. Coventry, United Healthcare POS, and Aetna are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Risch takes. He has an open panel. Before completing his residency at Jefferson University Hospitals, Dr. Risch attended medical school at MCP Hahnemann School of Medicine.

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Specializes in Diagnostic Radiology
169 Martin Avenue
Ephrata, PA
 

Dr. Joffre Lewis' area of specialization is diagnostic radiology. Dr. Lewis is an in-network provider for United Healthcare Platinum, United Healthcare Navigate, and United Healthcare POS, as well as other insurance carriers. He graduated from Autonomous University of Guadalajara Faculty of Medicine and then he performed his residency at Overlook Hospital and Saint Agnes Hospital, Baltimore. He is professionally affiliated with Union Hospital Health System.

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What is Radiology?

Radiologists are physicians who work with diagnostic imaging, such as x-rays and CT scans, or treatments that involve radiation. At first glance, these two fields may not seem related. However, many modern imaging techniques involve the use of radiation. There are also several different types of radiologist, including those that specialize in images and those that provide radiation treatment.

Diagnostic radiologists use medical imaging for diagnosing disease. Imaging procedures (such as x-rays, ultrasounds, and MRIs) use energy in the form of sound or radiation to create pictures of internal organs and structures.

Interventional radiologists use imaging for guiding certain minimally invasive medical procedures. A good example of this is the use of x-ray to guide catheters during angioplasty and the placement of stents in narrowed arteries.

Nuclear radiology involves the use of radioactive medication to diagnose or treat disease. Nuclear radiologists use medication that contains very small, safe amounts of radioactive material that can be detected by special machines. This allows them to gather information about how well the body is working. They can also use radioactive medications to treat certain illnesses, such as an overactive thyroid.

Radiation therapy or radiation oncology is the branch of radiology which uses radiation to treat cancer. The radiation is given at a higher dose, but it is very specifically targeted so that it only affects cancer cells.

Radiation, whether used in imaging or for treatment, is a powerful tool. Radiologists have the training and knowledge to use it safely.